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All 26 letters of the English alphabet and the numbers 0 through 9 are found on the wings of butterflies.

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It took Kjell Sandved 24 years to take pictures of all the letters and numbers on live butterflies.

He visited over 30 countries.

Butterflies in my mind gif

I can't decide which is the most impressive - the Q or the 4.  Or the the G.  Or the 2.  Or Kjell Sandved's obsessiveness.

I know, right? I'd never even heard of him until today...

More about the Butterfly Alphabet:

Bless Wikipedia.

Nature's Alphabet | Science News for Kids

More on Nature's Alphabet:

If you touch a butterfly's wings, can it still fly?


Human beings are butterfly wings.


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